Plácido Domingo



Plácido Domingo

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Active
1957
Born
January 21, 1941
Location
Madrid, Spain
Biography
José Plácido Domingo Embil (born January 21, 1941), better known as Plácido Domingo, is a world-famous spanish operatic tenor. He is known for his versatile, strong voice that possesses a ringing and clear tone throughout its range. In addition to his singing roles, he has also taken on conducting opera performances as well as acting as the General Director of the Washington National Opera in Washington, DC and the Los Angeles Opera in California. Plácido Domingo was born in Madrid, Spain, and moved to Mexico at age 8 with his family, who ran a zarzuela company. In Mexico City he studied music at the National Conservatory.

Top Songs by Plácido Domingo


'O sole mio - Live

by Eduardo di Capua, Alfredo Mazzucchi, , , , Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di Roma, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino & Zubin Mehta

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Mercadante: Il giuramento (Live)

Mercadante: Il giuramento (Live)

Plácido Domingo January 1, 2016

25 Tracks

Domingo Sings Verdi

Domingo Sings Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi October 10, 2015

20 Tracks

Encanto del Mar - Mediterranean Songs

Encanto del Mar - Mediterranean Songs

Plácido Domingo October 14, 2014

15 Tracks

Plácido Domingo - Operalia 2013 (Live)

Plácido Domingo - Operalia 2013 (Live)

Plácido Domingo July 14, 2014

9 Tracks

Plácido Domingo at the MET

Plácido Domingo at the MET

Plácido Domingo March 21, 2014

42 Tracks

Verdi: Giovanna d'Arco (Live)

Verdi: Giovanna d'Arco (Live)

Giuseppe Verdi January 1, 2014

38 Tracks

Verdi: Otello (Live)

Verdi: Otello (Live)

Giuseppe Verdi September 3, 2013

31 Tracks

Favorite Arias by the World's Favorite Tenors

Favorite Arias by the World's Favorite Tenors

Luciano Pavarotti August 6, 2013

20 Tracks

50 Greatest Tracks

50 Greatest Tracks

Plácido Domingo January 1, 2013

50 Tracks

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